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June 30, 2016

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Girl With Pearl Earring
Johannes Vermeer

Everyone has seen this one. It's beautiful and mysterious, and photos do not do it justice. I saw it in The Hague, at a small museum called Mauritshuis, and it is spectacular. And the museum, really just a big house, is amazing. Amsterdam is a dump, so if you are there just grab a train and head to The Hague for a few hours in one of the best museums in the world. Don't worry...The Hague has a coffeeshop or two.


And here she is all grown up! (Just kidding).


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Woman in Blue Reading a Letter
Johannes Vermeer

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